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Casio WSD-F20 Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch revealed!

Casio WSD-F20 Smartwatch featuring Android Wear 2.0

We all knew that Android Wear 2.0 is hitting the scene at CES 2017 and now we have the rugged Casio WSD-F20! It’s probably closer to looking like the watches we grew up with from Casio. That trendy futuristic look that still gives it a feel for the 90s. While it doesn’t scream “WOW” when you see it, this is definitely …

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What a Google Photos Movie looks and sounds like!

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Just a few days ago I completed a Google Photos Tips & Tricks and provided a demo of how you’d go about into creating a movie with music and animation depending on the scene you want. While the video takes a while to process in Google Photos it’s now ready. Here’s a snippet of the article in question: Simply select …

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Huawei Honor 6X aims to kick midrange devices

Huawei Honor 6X Cryovex

Let me just make this clear, it’s NOT ANNOUNCED for Canada, but I had to mention the device because of its a beautiful piece of tech. While I’d like to see the Honor 6X hit Canada’s market to give the competition a swift kick, it hasn’t been announced for our market. This device comes loaded with some really good hardware …

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Switching from iOS to an Android device? Then you need to know these…

You’re contemplating moving away from your iOS device or you’ve moved away from it, I’m here to make life a little easier for you with some simple information that everyone should know. 1. A launcher for your home screen A launcher is an app that displays your home screen with all the icons, widgets, and items you may want to press …

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How-to share your phone without compromising your privacy

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Within Google’s Android environment you have the ability to create a guest user on the device. This allows you to hand your phone over to someone else if they need to do anything without compromising your privacy. Who wants to have someone go through their devices and read text, emails or view pictures they shouldn’t be looking at? Use the …

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The ins & out of Google Photos

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Google Photos on Android is a powerful app and you shouldn’t pass over. While you may want to use the pre-loaded gallery that comes with almost all Android devices, you may want to hold and put that one on the back burner. Let’s dive in the ins & out of Google Photos. Let’s first Open the Google Photos App and tap …

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What we need in smartphones for 2017

Martin Guay - What we need in smartphones for 2017

With the way our current smartphones are, what should manufacturers be really focusing on? The hardware specification war is over. Although some might say it is still ongoing and well. What are the consumers really looking for? Being that I am a consumer as well as a blog writer, this is the roadmap I think manufacturers should be focusing on; …

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